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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' South, Longitude: 58° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.2"939.91 miwest0° 01' 42.0"1.95 misouth939.83 mi
24 hours14° 28' 17.1"944.69 mieast0° 03' 13.5"3.70 misouth944.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Tue 2:40 PM193 km120 miles104 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 1:40 PM439 km273 miles237 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzTue 1:40 PM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Tue 2:40 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth S
SucreTue 1:40 PM744 km463 miles402 nmWest W
SaltaTue 2:40 PM959 km596 miles518 nmSouthwest SW
La PazTue 1:40 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Tue 3:40 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Tue 3:40 PM1286 km799 miles695 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoTue 1:40 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorthwest NW

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